The Son

Category: feature
Director: Ines Tanović
Country: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Romania, Slovenia, Montenegro
Year: 2019
Length: 106'
Production Status: completed


Arman (18) was adopted as a baby by a couple who were unable to have children of their own. However, soon after, his adoptive mother gave birth to a son. Arman constantly battles the demons of his past while trying to protect his younger brother Dado, 14, from the challenges of life in present day Sarajevo which include drugs, weapons and the siren call of wars in the Middle East. The film tells the story of a family torn apart by internal tensions while struggling to survive in Bosnia.

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